dåre

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See also: dare, DARE, daré, darė, and darë

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dári or Middle Low German dōre.

Noun[edit]

dåre c (singular definite dåren, plural indefinite dårer)

  1. fool
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse dára or Middle Low German dōren.

Verb[edit]

dåre (imperative dår, infinitive at dåre, present tense dårer, past tense dårede, perfect tense har dåret)

  1. captivate, charm, enchant, fascinate

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse dári or Middle Low German dōre.

Noun[edit]

dåre m (definite singular dåren, indefinite plural dårer, definite plural dårene)

  1. a fool, a moron, an idiot

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse dára or Middle Low German dōren

Verb[edit]

dåre (imperative dår, present tense dårer, simple past and past participle dåret)

  1. charm, captivate

References[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish dāre, from Old Norse dári, from Middle Low German dore (German Tor). Compare Icelandic dári, Danish dåre.

Noun[edit]

dåre c

  1. a fool, a madman, a lunatic

Declension[edit]

Declension of dåre 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative dåre dåren dårar dårarna
Genitive dåres dårens dårars dårarnas

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • dåre in Elof Hellquist, Svensk etymologisk ordbok (1st ed., 1922)

Anagrams[edit]